Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And cast him out of the city, and stoned him: and the witnesses laid down their clothes at a young man's feet, whose name was Saul.

The witnesses

General references

Bible References


Luke 4:29
They rose up and threw Jesus out of the city, leading Him to the top of the hill on which the city was built, in order to throw Him down [from a cliff].
Hebrews 13:12
Therefore, Jesus also suffered outside of the gate [i.e., of Jerusalem] so that He could make people holy through [the shedding of] His own blood.

The witnesses

Acts 6:13
They had arranged for the false witnesses to say, "This man will not stop speaking against the Temple and the law of Moses,


Acts 8:1
And Saul was in full agreement with Stephen being put to death. And a great persecution broke out against the Jerusalem church, and all the disciples, except the apostles, were scattered throughout the districts of Judea and Samaria.
Acts 9:1
With every breath [it seemed], Saul [expressed his desire to] threaten and murder the Lord's disciples and [even] went to the head priest
Acts 22:4
And I persecuted this 'Way' [even to the point of] putting people to death. [I had] both men and women bound [in chains] and locked up in prisons.

General references

John 10:31
Then the Jews again picked up stones [intending] to stone Him.
Acts 8:3
But Saul brought devastation to the church by entering everyone's house and dragging men and women off to jail.